Cervical thickening, light micrograph

Cervical thickening, light micrograph

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Credit: DR. F. COUPEZ,CNRI/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Cervical thickening. Light micrograph of a section through the thickened mucous membrane of a cervix (neck of the womb). This condition, known as leukoplakia, occurs in 1% of elderly women. Its cause is unknown, and it does not usually result in any symptoms. It can become malignant (cancerous), at which point the patches are removed under a local anaesthetic.

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